Check out these stunning garden photos taken by plot holder Bill Conroy!: http://www.oneillfamily.net/BandiSchaum/FrameSet.htm
…and this awesome article written about the garden in the Post Gazette: http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/life/garden/growers-help-12-gardens-take-root-in-pittsburgh-649450/
Pest Identification & Organic Control session, right in our garden!
6:00 pm Wednesday, Aug 15th South Side Community Garden, The Bandi Schaum Field off Mission St, Pittsburgh
An interactive pest ID walk through the community garden. Learn about non-chemical controls such as floating row covers, planting times, & resistant varieties. … Continue reading
Tracking produce yields at the community garden is an easy way to impress your fellow neighbors, council representatives, media, and most importantly, potential funders. When applying for garden grants, it’s important to be able to provide quantities that show how much food the garden can produce and how many mouths … Continue reading
Now that plants are thriving and producing like crazy, we need to start thinking about what to do with excess produce. Luckily, The Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank has multiple food pantries conveniently located in the South Side that are in need of fresh produce.
It would be … Continue reading